Forget Gingerbread Houses, ‘Charcuterie Chalets’ Are The Festive Food To Get Behind This Season

A savoury twist on the sugary classic

Just when you thought holiday treats were limited to candy canes and gingerbread houses, in comes the Christmas creation we didn’t know we needed: Charcuterie Chalets. 

A quirky update on the traditional charcuterie board, the people of Instagram and beyond are getting creative with their cheese and meats this season, creating complete homes with their various selections. 

The emerging festive food trend is perfect for those looking to put a savoury twist onto the sugary classic, with the edible masterpieces just waiting to be placed as the centrepiece on the Christmas table. 

Everything from prosciutto walkways to breadstick doors and cheese gardens have made their way onto the chalets, and just like there are no rules when it comes to crafting your charcuterie board, you can really let your imagination run wild with this festive food trend. 

Take inspiration from the creations below, or just let your holiday imagination pave the way while you sip on a glass of wine as your favourite Christmas movie plays in the background. 

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